De-icing solution causes car accidents on West Seattle Bridge
A series of motor vehicle accidents occurred between noon and 1 p.m. today after Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) applied de-icer on the roadway. The application of “de-icer can create temporary slipper conditions, particularly if vehicles are exceeding the posted speed limit,” said Rick Sheridan, spokesman for SDOT.
Here is a link to an article describing the incident. We hope that nobody was seriously injured and that anyone involved has a speedy recovery.